Jury Clears Orthopedist In Suit Over Knee Surgery

By Cara Salvatore (February 6, 2017, 7:49 PM EST) -- A Missouri federal jury on Friday found that a St. Louis orthopedist and his practice did nothing wrong in the case of a patient who said her poor care necessitated a full knee replacement.

The jury found in favor of defendants Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Inc. and Dr. Corey Solman Jr. in a medical malpractice suit over allegedly botched post-surgery care. Plaintiff Leslie Grussing said that after a surgery performed by Solman, she eventually developed an infection, but that Solman failed to diagnose it in its early states.

The jury disagreed that Solman breached the standard of care when, following a...

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